• Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama Cuba policy

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    Rick Crawford, R-Ark., author of legislation aimed at increasing the flow of agricultural products to Cuba. "It's an abuse of power by the US empire not to listen to the whole world's support against the blockade of Cuba", he said. The official said the new restrictions would not go into place until new regulations are published, and played down the threat to United States business interests.
  • MSNBC host owns Newt Gingrich for pushing conspiracy theory about Robert Mueller

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    So now the newest one is, 'ah, but there was obstruction of justice over the collusion.' So, the fantasy that didn't occur is now being replaced with - well, technically, the president of the United States can not obstruct justice. Gingrich's tweets marked a coming of full circle in an effort by some of Trump's most prominent allies to delegitimize the Mueller-led investigation.
  • A Day After Alexandria Shooting, More Questions, Few Answers

    A Day After Alexandria Shooting, More Questions, Few Answers

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    Clair Sheriff's Office. The FBI says Hodgkinson had been living for the past three months in his vehicle and taking showers at the YMCA in Alexandria, Virginia. She said she knew of no obvious catalyst for her husband's leaving, though she mentioned her daughter had recently moved back home with a child. Investigators said they have not found any evidence indicating Hodgkinson planned the attack.
  • Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

    Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

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    In late March, days before Hodgkinson left town, Bill Schaumleffel called the St. Clair Sheriff's Office to complain about Hodgkinson firing his rifle toward houses when his grandchildren were outside. A key US Republican politician and multiple congressional aides were shot by a gunman at a GOP baseball practice match in Virginia state on Wednesday.
  • Teams Play for Wounded Lawmaker at Annual Congressional Baseball Game

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    The gunman was shot by Capitol Police officers who were in Scalise's security detail and later died of his injuries. "The congressman's status remains critical", Dr. But at a news conference, Pelosi bristled at comments made by a few Republicans and conservative activists in the aftermath of the shooting who blamed heated Democratic rhetoric for the incident.